—>Alyssa visits 3rd Street Gallery to see works by members of the Light Room, Philadelphia’s only photography cooperative. The experience brings to light distinct personalities with some high points. –the artblog editors—————–> Throughout the Light Room’s members show at 3rd Street Gallery, Philadelphia’s only photography co-op displays work by an across-the-board population in terms of age and career breadth. With seven photographers (Michelle Cade, Joshua Hopkins, Ronald Corbin, Holley Robbins, Annarita Gentile, Gordon Stillman and Richard Gretzinger), all CVs on hand boast rich careers (in other fields in addition to photography), and the influence of this varied experience on each ... More » »
No longer a Deadman’s Gulch for photography, Philadelphia is now photo heaven. Since 2005 we’ve spawned four dedicated silver gelatin or C-print venues including the blue chip Gallery 339 and three membership cooperatives, Project Basho, Philadelphia Photo Art Center and recent arrival the Lightroom.